Articles in English

Obserwator Finansowy features views and analysis of economy in Poland and other countries, written by some of the best journalists, economists and analysts. Our mission is to share knowledge of economics and financial markets in the world.

Obserwator Finansowy is a project under aegis of the Poland’s central bank, Narodowy Bank Polski. We have published thousands of articles about the Polish and global economy. Our journalists have conducted hundreds of interviews with Nobel laureates, distinguished economists, business leaders and politicians with views across the political spectrum.

In this section you can find selected articles in English.

Is banking union necessary for Poland?

Is banking union necessary for Poland?

Warsaw Stock Exchange doesn't need to share the fate of a small local shop competing with the supermarket

Warsaw Stock Exchange doesn’t need to share the fate of a small local shop competing with the supermarket

Start-ups from the East as the opportunity for Polish funds

Start-ups from the East as the opportunity for Polish funds

Banking union is created through convergence and dialogue

Banking union is created through convergence and dialogue

Government securities saved profits of banks, but not for long

Government securities saved profits of banks, but not for long

Lithuania's finance minister to Poland: You must join eurozone

Lithuania’s finance minister to Poland: You must join eurozone

Counterfactual: A world without Swiss franc loans

Counterfactual: A world without Swiss franc loans

Banking union’s success depends on further integration

Banking union’s success depends on further integration

Conservative and Stable: Poland’s Buttoned-up Banks

Conservative and Stable: Poland’s Buttoned-up Banks

Swiss Decision Sends Ripples Across Central Europe

Swiss Decision Sends Ripples Across Central Europe